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Irish Famine Memorial, Boston

Irish Famine Memorial - Boston, Massachusetts
Irish Famine Memorial
School Street at Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108Map
+1 781 849 4444
Neighborhood: Downtown Crossing
Overview

Built in 1998, Irish Famine Memorial is a poignant reminder of all that Irish families lost and all that came after that. A tribute to the men, women and children who did not make it during the destructive and disastrous Irish Famine, the memorials bronze statues serve as a reminder of loss and sufferings. The famine which struck Ireland in the middle of the 19th century lasted for five years, thereby destroying a country's centuries old rich heritage. A must visit for all, Irish Famine Memorial is one of those places that leave a lasting impression.

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